Basseterre, St. Kitts, November 08, 2018 (RSCNPF): A shooting incident in Lower Monkey Hill is being investigated by the Police who have ruled the matter as an attempted murder.
Police received information regarding a shooting incident at about 12:40 a.m. on November 08, 2018. The officers visited the scene as well as the JNF Hospital. At the hospital they met 32-year-old Ian Pemberton with multiple gunshot wounds about the body. Preliminary investigations have revealed that Pemberton was inside a building on the premises where his car wash business is located when an unknown armed assailant approached the building and fired a number of gunshots at him. Pemberton was shot several times about the body. He was transported to the JNF Hospital here he is listed as being in a stable condition.
The Police are making an appeal to anyone who might have any information in relation to this incident to call the Violent Crimes Unit at 467-1887, 467-1888, or 662-3468 or their nearest Police Station. Investigations into the matter are ongoing.